St Patrick’s Day Parade an Overwhelming Success

March 13, 2016

The 2016 St. Patrick’s Day Parade was an overwhelming success. With 36 entries and a good turnout of parade watchers we couldn’t ask for anything better. The weather was beautiful. We reminisced about the years when we marched in the cold or fog. The Flat Rock Irregulars played for about 2 hours at the Espresso […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade

February 6, 2016

The Flat Rock Irregulars invite you to participate in the Fifth Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The parade will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2016. The parade will start at 10:00 am with line up starting promptly at 9:30 am in the City’s parking lot at A & Bailey. The parade will make its […]

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Advocates lend a helping hand, caring heart

November 28, 2015

By Ralph Chapoco | Posted: Saturday, November 28, 2015 3:00 am Everyone needs an advocate — people who will provide support in the challenging moments and celebrate during the joyful ones. This is especially true for the most vulnerable in society — those with special needs. Fortunately, North Platte Citizen Advocacy has been providing […]

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2015 Christmas Parade of Lights

October 28, 2015

Time to sign up for the 2015 Christmas Parade of Lights to be held in downtown North Platte. We are accepting entries for the 2015 Christmas Parade. It is going to be a great parade and anyone is welcome. Complete the entry form your will find here and sent it to the address on the […]

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I have A New Position

August 22, 2015

On Friday I completed the first week of my new position as the Coordinator for North Platte Citizen Advocacy. While I know I have much to learn I feel the energy and excitement of beginning something completely new. On Friday, I met other coordinators from across Nebraska. I appreciated their warm welcome and the insights […]

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A New Journey Begins

June 30, 2015

Today was my last day serving in the position of Director of Religious Education for the Diocese of Grand Island. I enjoyed these 30 years ministering with the people of the diocese. I appreciated the opportunity to share the light of faith in Western Nebraska. I remember the first tumble weed I encountered on interstate […]

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June 27, 2015

The Flat Rock Irregulars played at the Lincoln County Historical Museum Heritage Festival this morning. We had a great time. Thanks for coming out and listening.

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Expecting to be yelled at!

April 12, 2015

We drove down Philip in a car with out-of-state plates. After a few hesitating moves we pulled off to the side of the road. A silver Subaru pickup, who’d been following us, pulled alongside and when we rolled down the window, as my friend reported afterward, fully expecting to be yelled at. The woman in […]

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Easter at the Children’s Museum

April 3, 2015
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St Patrick’s Day Parade

March 14, 2015

The Flat Rock Irregulars hosted the 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Parade. This was the 4th annual parade. We followed up the parade with a gig at the Espresso Shoppe. We had a great time.

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